Second Half Run Propels Chapman To Opening Win Over Sagehens
|Chapman (1-0, 1-0 SCIAC)||4||7||11|
|Pomona-Pitzer (0-1, 0-1 SCIAC)||6||2||8|
|G: Hayden Stein - 3||G: Logan Galansky - 3|
|A: 5 Players (#5, #9, #21, #28, #34 - 1)||A: 3 Players (#15, #22, #26 - 1)|
|Sv: Anjali Thota - 7||Sv: Casey Leek - 11|
|GB: Victoria Wilkinson - 6||GB: Ally McLaughlin - 5|
|Free Position Shots||1-5||1-5|
Claremont, Calif. - The Chapman Women's Lacrosse team used a 6-0 run in the second half to take control and capture an 11-8 win over Pomona-Pitzer in the season opener for both teams on Satirday afternoon at the South Atlantic Complex.
Pomona-Pitzer was led by three goals from junior midfielder Logan Galansky (Denver, Colo. - pictured, photo by Bryan Matsumoto) in the losing effort.
After the Sagehens took a 6-4 lead into halftime, Galansky opened the second half with a quick goal to make the score 7-4. However, Chapman then scored the game's next six goals, from six different goal scorers, to take a 10-7 lead with 10:06 left.
Junior attacker Jana London (Chevy Chase, Md.) added two goals for the Sagehens, while senior goalie Casey Leek (Bucharest, Romania) had 11 saves in goal.